Construction Superintendent

Career Opportunity

Construction Superintendent

Employee Type: Full-Time
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Job Type: Construction, Skilled Labor – Trades, Design, Management
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Job Description:
Construction Superintendent – Commercial Site Supervisor, Interiors


Job Description 
We are looking for a Construction Superintendent to join our dedicated project management team.  In this role you will plan, organize, direct, and control the building aspects of each project in order to meet budget, quality, time and safety objectives.

We offer our employees the following competitive benefits package:

  • Performance Based Bonus
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid Vacations and Sick time
  • Paid Holidays

Job Responsibilities  
As a Construction Superintendent you will be responsible for directing the work flow consistent with the project schedule, communicating project priorities to field staff and subcontractors.   Additional responsibilities of the Construction Superintendent include:

  • Understanding and administering the safety program to include all subcontractors, ensuring that all accidents/incidents are promptly reported and investigated and assisting in safety inspections by outside agencies
  • Maintaining daily diary of all activities and site conditions and managing the punch list and closeout process through owner/architect acceptance
  • Working with the project manager in formulating project schedule, ensuring that the proper methods and sequence of installation are followed, making and following through with schedule commitments, and maintaining quality standards
  • Maintaining good working relationships with all subcontractors on the project and ensuring subcontractors are treated fairly
  • Ensuring complete, accurate daily documentation of work orders/tickets, understanding subcontractor scope of work to avoid unnecessary change orders, and identifying problems early and act immediately to provide solutions
  • Developing and organizing the field team, arranging for temporary facilities/utilities for the site, and identifying long lead items that need to be expedited

 Job Requirements  
To qualify for the Construction Superintendent position you must have strong commercial building knowledge and excellent verbal communication and management skills.   Additional requirements of the Construction Superintendent include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 5 years’ experience in commercial construction, including experience with a commercial general contractor
  • Previous experience in a superintendent or project lead role
  • Ability to organize necessary resources, including people, tools and time to meet tight deadlines and achieve desired results
  • OSHA 30 Certification preferred
  • Ability to walk and/or stand for long periods of time and the ability to lift up to 50lbs

965 Greentree Road Suite 400 • Pittsbugh, PA 15220
(412) 250-3000
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